Air Park, Courtenay

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Aviation enthusiasts love Air Park, one of the few airports left in the world where the public can get a close-up view of light aircraft both on wheels and floats. Scores of aviators pass through and park on the premises here thanks to its ideal central location, aircraft maintenance shops, and convenient local amenities like restaurants and shops. Go for a refreshing walk along the easy trail nearby, flanked by a flowing estuary and tall trees. To visit Air Park and other attractions in Courtenay, use our Courtenay day trip planner.
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  • This is a really interesting place to walk because the trail encircles a small, working airport, then follows the Courtenay River and its estuary. There’s also a lagoon, salt marsh and tidal flats. Wh...  more »
  • The Courtenay Air Park has developed into a convenient location for a fresh air stroll. There are several eating establishments near by so pick something up go to the park and relax.  more »
  • This area is a very walkable or bikeable place to take advantage of great views of the estuary, and beyond. See eagles, seals, herons. If you are lucky, you may also see some small planes landing or t...  more »

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